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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz: A Commemorative Pop-Up (Abridged)

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Publisher Comments:

Robert Sabuda has created a resplendent pop-up version of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the original publication. This glorious edition is told in a shorter version of L. Frank Baum's original text, with artwork in the style of W. W. Denslow. With sparkling touches of colored foil and Emerald City eyeglasses, this classic tale is certain to find an honored place on the family bookshelf.

Synopsis:

This deluxe pop-up of L. Frank Baum's timeless classic is an Oz lover's dream. The amazing paper engineering and special effects include a twisting cyclone, a wizard's balloon that sails into the sky, and holographic foil for the Emerald City. The slightly abridged story unfolds in booklets on every spread, each sprinkled with additional pop-ups. Full-color illustrations. 8 spreads.

Synopsis:

This deluxe pop-up version of Baum's timeless classic celebrates Oz's 100th anniversary, and includes such special effects as the twisting cyclone, the wizard's balloon sailing into the sky, and a holographic foil for the Emerald City. This slightly abridged version unfolds in booklets on every spread, each sprinkled with additional pop-ups. Full-color illustrations.

Synopsis:

Robert Sabuda has created a resplendent pop-up version of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the original publication. This glorious edition is told in a shorter version of L. Frank Baum's original text, with artwork in the style of W. W. Denslow. With sparkling touches of colored foil and Emerald City eyeglasses, this classic tale is certain to find an honored place on the family bookshelf.

About the Author

Lyman Frank Baum was born in Chittenango, New York, on May 15, 1856. Over the course of his life, Baum raised fancy poultry, sold fireworks, managed an opera house, opened a department store, and an edited a newspaper before finally turning to writing. In 1900, he published his best known book The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. Eventually he wrote fifty-five novels, including thirteen Oz books, plus four “lost” novels, eighty-three short stories, more than two hundred poems, an unknown number of scripts, and many miscellaneous writings. Baum died on May 6, 1919. He is buried in the Forest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery, in Glendale, California.Robert Sabuda is one of the most innovative and inventive children's book creators and is known worldwide for his amazing pop-up paper engineering. His books include Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, The Twelve Days of Christmas, The Night Before Christmas, The Winter's Tale, Peter Pan, Beauty and the Beast, to name but afew, have garnered numerous awards and have made the New York Times bestseller lists on many occasions. He lives in New York City.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780689817519
Author:
L. Frank Baum and Robert Sabuda
Publisher:
Little Simon
Illustrator:
Sabuda, Robert
Author:
Sabuda, Robert Clarke
Author:
Sabuda, Robert
Author:
Baum, L. Frank
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Discovery and exploration
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
United States - State & Local
Subject:
United States - 19th Century
Subject:
Fantasy
Subject:
Toy and movable books
Subject:
Clark, william, 1770-1838
Subject:
Adventure & Adventurers
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Pop-Ups
Subject:
Childrens classics
Subject:
Robert Sabuda; Sabuda; Wizard of Oz; The Wonderful Wizard of Oz; pop-up; collectible; collector s item; paper engineering; Dorothy; Toto; L. Frank Baum; classic collectible pop-up; W. W. Denslow; Emerald City; New York Times bestseller
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
B206
Abridged:
Y
Series:
Classic Collectible Pop-Up
Series Volume:
2000-1
Publication Date:
October 2000
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from P up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
16
Dimensions:
10 x 8 in 28.35 oz
Children's Book Type:
Pop Up
Age Level:
4-8

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"Synopsis" by , This deluxe pop-up of L. Frank Baum's timeless classic is an Oz lover's dream. The amazing paper engineering and special effects include a twisting cyclone, a wizard's balloon that sails into the sky, and holographic foil for the Emerald City. The slightly abridged story unfolds in booklets on every spread, each sprinkled with additional pop-ups. Full-color illustrations. 8 spreads.
"Synopsis" by , This deluxe pop-up version of Baum's timeless classic celebrates Oz's 100th anniversary, and includes such special effects as the twisting cyclone, the wizard's balloon sailing into the sky, and a holographic foil for the Emerald City. This slightly abridged version unfolds in booklets on every spread, each sprinkled with additional pop-ups. Full-color illustrations.
"Synopsis" by , Robert Sabuda has created a resplendent pop-up version of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the original publication. This glorious edition is told in a shorter version of L. Frank Baum's original text, with artwork in the style of W. W. Denslow. With sparkling touches of colored foil and Emerald City eyeglasses, this classic tale is certain to find an honored place on the family bookshelf.
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